Tag: Punica granatum (pomegranate)

African-Asian Herb Joins Other Herbs Treating Herpes Simplex Infections

New research has found an African-Asian medicinal herb used for a variety of conditions is a potent antiviral against herpes simplex-1 and HSV-2. This is one of several antiviral herbs found to inhibit herpes simplex.

Medicinal Herbs Found to be Antioxidant

Researchers from India’s NMT Gujarati College of Pharmacy have found that certain botanical herbs – namely Vitis vinifera (grapeseed), Phyllanthus emblica L. (Indian gooseberry), Punica granatum (pomegranate), Cinnamomum cassia (cinnamon), Ginkgo biloba L., and Camellia sinensis (tea), have antioxidant potential that rivals…Read More »